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Exertis reports operating growth | Cott divests soft drinks concentrate production business | Profit...

Asia Pulp and Paper founder Eka Tjipta Widjaja has passed away at his home at the age of 98. He…

Amazon reports growth | Apple sales fall | The Navigator Company ups prices

Amazon has announced a solid quarter of growth in Q3 2018, as sales were up 20% to $72.4 billion and…

Acquisition drives SOS growth

Jamaica-based Stationery and Office Supplies (SOS) has reported double-digit sales and profit growth for Q3 2018. Sales were up 21%…

Further sales declines at ADVEO

Troubled European office products and stationery wholesaler ADVEO has, as expected, reported a decline in sales for its third quarter.…

School Specialty reports shipping delays

Educational supplies reseller School Specialty has reported that shipping delays from staffing issues in its peak back-to-school season impacted sales…

Keurig Dr Pepper merger pays off

Coffee and beverages manufacturer Keurig Green Mountain has said the acquisition of Dr Pepper Snapple Group has doubled sales in the…

Office Depot reports BSD growth

Office Depot Inc says its Business Services Division (BSD) grew organically in the third quarter. In the company’s Q3 earnings…

North American declines set in at Avery

A weak North American market has resulted in Q3 losses for office products vendor Avery. Q3 2018 sales for the…

Profit growth for Veritiv

North American B2B distributor Veritiv has reported double-digit profit growth for Q3 2018. Sales increased 3.6% to $2.2 billion in…

Newell responds to tariffs

Newell Brands has revealed plans to change its manufacturing strategy in response to the trade war between the US and…

Pricing trends underpin Domtar growth

North American paper manufacturer Domtar saw Q3 2018 sales increase due to a strong performance in its Pulp and Paper…

Acquisition drives Wulff sales

Nordics office products reseller Wulff has reported an increase in Q3 2019 sales. For the third quarter, sales grew 6.6%…

Bold moves boost Knoll sales

New creative directions have helped drive Q3 sales for US furniture manufacturer Knoll. The acquisition of Scandinavian office furniture brand…

Price increases help Navigator growth

Portugal-based pulp and paper group The Navigator Company has reported sales and profit increases for Q3 2018, despite anti-dumping duties. Sales…

Comparable sales boost for SP Richards

SP Richards’ (SPR) third-quarter year-on-year sales increase of 1.3% was the first quarter of comparable sales growth for three years.…

First aid products boost Acme sales

US-based office products vendor Acme United reported Q3 sales growth of 3%, thanks largely to strong sales in its first…

Grainger to increase prices

MRO supplier Grainger has announced that it is expecting to raise prices for US customers as a result of tariffs…

Price increases offset pressures at Mondi

Despite upward pressure on the cost base, Mondi has reported that its uncoated fine paper (UFP) division performed well. In…

Fastenal reports double-digit growth

MRO and industrial supplier Fastenal has reported solid sales for Q3 2018 led by a rise in vending devices. Q3…

SYNNEX acquisition drives growth

IT distributor and services company SYNNEX has reported another quarter of record results for its Technology Solutions division. For Q3…

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SPR announces new HQ and DC plans

North American wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) is set to move to new headquarters in the coming weeks following last month’s…